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An alarming study has been revealed about the rise in cases of Melanoma in young adults between the ages of 18-39. The past 40 years collectively, the rate of this deadly skin cancer grew by 800 percent for woman alone! For men, it was about half that at 400 percent.

Researchers have been reviewing cases spanning those 40 years and have found that the cases reported per 100,000 people have drastically doubled. You may be asking why this may be? There has been an extreme rise these past 2 decades alone with indoor sun screening using ultraviolet (UV) lights that are popular among young woman. HealthiTan DOES NOT utilize this method but opts to take a more natural less cumbersome approach to tanning.

According to an article published on the Skin Cancer Foundation’s site recently:

UV rays emitted by tanning machines are cancer-causing, and Indoor ultraviolet (UV) tanners are 74 percent more likely to develop melanoma than those who have never tanned indoors; those who tan indoors just four times a year increase their risk of developing melanoma by 11 percent. Indoor tanners are also 2.5 times more likely to develop squamous cell carcinoma and 1.5 times more likely to develop basal cell carcinoma.

dermnet_photo_of_multicolored_malignant_melanoma_small via WebMDThe earlier a diagnosis can take place for Melanoma, there typically is an decreased chance of death from the disease. HealthiTan takes an all natural approach using a top of the line product to give your skin the healthiest opportunity to flourish. This is the DIFFERENCE between us and our competitors! HealthiTan uses the air brush / spray tanning method to apply bronzer to your skin head to toe! If you have not had an opportunity to try it out, you should come book an appointment to see why this is the best and fastest way to get that natural looking tan you’ve been seeking! Schedule Now

We serve the greater Kansas City Metro area including Johnson County and surrounding areas.

Read that article: Melanoma Soars among Young Adults